Miss Sharon Jones!
Friday, March 18
1:45PM - 3:19PM
Topfer Theatre at ZACH
1510 Toomey Rd
On the eve of the release of her new album, internationally recognized soul singer Sharon Jones was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. Tour dates were cancelled, the album pushed back and Sharon entered into a fight for her life and career. MISS SHARON JONES! intimately follows this intense and courageous year in Sharon’s life detailing her cancer journey and return to the stage.
Section: 24 Beats Per Second
Country: United States
Director: Barbara Kopple
Producer: Barbara Kopple, David Cassidy
Cinematographer: Gary Griffin
Editor: Jean Tsien ACE, Anne Fratto
Music: Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
Additional Credits: Post Production Supervisor, Graphics and Visual Effects: Lucjan Gorczynski, Associate Producers: Megan Kapler, Jen Ackerman, Lindsay Bane, Mattie Akers
Barbara Kopple produced and directed Harlan County USA and American Dream, both winners of the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature. Her other films include FALLEN CHAMP: THE UNTOLD STORY OF MIKE TYSON, WILD MAN BLUES, SHUT UP & SING, GUN FIGHT, RUNNING FROM CRAZY, HOT TYPE: 150 YEARS OF THE NATION, and her latest, MISS SHARON JONES!
Sales Agent: Submarine Deluxe